対照

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
たい
Grade: 3
しょう
Grade: 4
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

From  (たい)(tai, place in opposition and compare) +  (しょう)(shō, check on thing against another).

Noun[edit]

対照 ‎(shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 對照, hiragana たいしょう, romaji taishō)

  1. contrast, comparison, antithesis
  2. control (as in an experiment)

Verb[edit]

対照する ‎(hiragana たいしょうする, romaji taishō suru)

  1. compare

Conjugation[edit]